The cheapest times to fly from CPT to UTN are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the weeks of January 29th, February 5th, and February 26th)
  • March 26th to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • May 14th to July 8th (except the week of June 18th)
  • August 13th to October 21st (except the weeks of September 10th, September 17th, and September 24th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CPT to UTN is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $649 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $378 for Friday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Upington

Flying from Cape Town (CPT) to Upington (UTN) will usually cost between $378 to $603 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $431. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $28 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $382 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CPT to UTN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CPT to UTN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CPT to UTN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CPT to UTN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cape Town. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.57, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to UTN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CPT. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $220 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $382. Return trip prices are from the UTN to CPT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CPT to UTN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 44 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CPT to UTN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: British Airways, South African, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Upington International Airport to Cape Town International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 415 miles or 668 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CPT to UTN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CPT to UTN flight is about 1 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Cape Town and Upington?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from CPT to UTN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCPT
Origination airport nameCape Town International Airport
CityCape Town
CountrySouth Africa

Return Airport

Destination codeUTN
Destination airport nameUpington International Airport
CountrySouth Africa


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